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DALLAS  -  August 2020

Shannon Libbert Joins Kingsley Gate Partners

25 Years of Expertise Strengthens Firm’s Global Healthcare Presence

Kingsley Gate Partners, the leader in global executive search that ensures a lasting fit between clients and placed candidates, through its proprietary framework, Synchronous Fit, today announced that Shannon Libbert has joined the firm as a partner. Shannon will be based in Pensacola, Florida.

“With the addition of Shannon, we have strengthened our access to senior executives in the healthcare providers sector, to bring our clients the leadership that they need to thrive,” stated Buster Houchins, Office of the CEO, Kingsley Gate Partners. “Shannon will play a critical role in accelerating our growth in the healthcare market.”

Shannon brings more than 25 years of experience in healthcare consulting to the firm with a focus on identifying diverse talent to fill clinical and operational leadership roles in health systems, academic medical centers, medical practices, and private equity-backed healthcare services organizations. She is an expert in developing and sustaining relationships that enable leaders to achieve long term success in cultural and operational outcomes. Her extensive experience in the healthcare sector and background as a chief human resources officer, make her particularly skilled in assisting organizations with maintaining high levels of engagement during times of continuous change.

“Shannon has led numerous successful placements at some of the most prominent global healthcare services organizations,” added Nancy Albertini, Office of the CEO, Kingsley Gate Partners. “Shannon’s leadership experience in healthcare consulting along with her commitment to client service, further enhances our brand and expertise in this area.

Prior to joining Kinsley Gate Partners, Shannon led the healthcare human resources practice at Korn Ferry. Additionally, she spent several years leading human resources and national partnerships for Studer Group, an award-winning healthcare consulting firm. Shannon earned two bachelors’ degrees and one master’s degree in public administration from Florida State University. She holds a graduate certification in human resource management with a specialization in healthcare administration.

“I am honored to join Kingsley Gate Partners at this pivotal time,” said Shannon. “Challenging circumstances call for innovation, requiring us to change the way we have always done things. Now more than ever, it is critical that the highest quality leaders lead healthcare organizations.”

About Kingsley Gate Partners
Transforming the world of retained executive search, Kingsley Gate Partners leverages the scientific interviewing approach of its Synchronous Fit® framework, deep industry insights of a world-class cadre of consultants, and state-of-the-art technology to deliver greater accountability, accuracy, velocity, and transparency that ensures a lasting strategic fit between executives and clients. Headquartered in Dallas, the partnership employs search consultants worldwide with expertise in private equity, life sciences, financial services, technology, manufacturing, and professional services. The firm works with best of breed organizations in over 30 countries. For more information, go to

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Natalie Bennett
Kingsley Gate Partners
Phone: 216.930.4895
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